2014 British Academy Television Awards

The 60th British Academy Television Awards nominations were announced on 7 April 2014.[1][2] The awards ceremony sponsored by Arqiva was held on 18 May 2014 at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London.[3][4][5]

60th British Academy Television Awards
Date18 May 2014
SiteTheatre Royal, Drury Lane
Hosted byGraham Norton
Best Comedy SeriesA League of Their Own
Best DramaBroadchurch
Best ActorSean Harris
Best ActressOlivia Colman
Best Comedy Performance
Most awardsBroadchurch (3)
Most nominationsBroadchurch/The IT Crowd/Southcliffe (4)
Television coverage
ChannelBBC One
Duration2 hours 5 minutes
Ratings5.18 million

Winners and nominationsEdit

Olivia Colman, Best Actress winner
David Bradley, Best Supporting Actor winner
Sarah Lancashire, Best Supporting Actress winner
Richard Ayoade, Best Male Comedy Performance winner
Ant & Dec, Best Entertainment Performance winners
Chris Chibnall, Creator of Best Drama Series winner, Broadchurch
Julie Walters, BAFTA Fellowship Award winner
Cilla Black, BAFTA Special Award winner

Winners are listed first and emboldened.[6]

Best Actor Best Actress
Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress
Best Male Comedy Performance Best Female Comedy Performance
Best Entertainment Performance Best Single Drama
Best Mini-Series Best Drama Series
Best Soap and Continuing Drama Best International Programme
Best Factual Series or Strand Best Specialist Factual
Best Single Documentary Best Feature
Best Reality and Constructed Factual Best Current Affairs
  • Syria: Across the Lines (Dispatches) (Channel 4)
    • The Cruel Cut (BBC One)
    • The Hunt for Britain's Sex Gangs (Dispatches) (Channel 4)
    • North Korea: Life Inside The Secret State (Dispatches) (Channel 4)
Best News Coverage Best Sport and Live Events
Best Entertainment Programme Best Scripted Comedy
Best Comedy and Comedy Entertainment Programme Radio Times Audience Award
BAFTA Fellowship Award BAFTA Special Award

Programmes with multiple nominationsEdit

Channel 4 lead the most nominations for any network with 28, 9 ahead of BBC One who had 19. Channel 4's The IT Crowd and Southcliffe as well as ITV's Broadchurch lead the nominations for programming with four nods each.

Networks that received multiple nominations
Nominations Network
28 Channel 4
19 BBC One
17 BBC Two
13 ITV
6 BBC Three
3 BBC Four

Most major winsEdit

Shows that received multiple awards
Wins Show
3 Broadchurch
2 Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway
The IT Crowd
Wins by Network
Wins Network
8 Channel 4
2 BBC One
BBC Three

In MemoriamEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Harris, Jamie (7 April 2014). "BAFTA Television Awards 2014: This year's nominees in full". Digital Spy. Retrieved 7 April 2014.
  2. ^ "IT Crowd and Southcliffe lead Bafta TV nominations". BBC News. 7 April 2014. Retrieved 7 April 2014.
  3. ^ "Julie Walters To Receive BAFTA Fellowship". BAFTA. 11 April 2014. Retrieved 19 April 2014.
  4. ^ "2014 winners and nominees". BBC. 18 May 2014. Retrieved 20 May 2014.
  5. ^ "TV Baftas 2014: as it happened". Daily Telegraph. 18 May 2014. Retrieved 20 May 2014.
  6. ^ "BAFTA Television Awards 2014: All the winners". Digital Spy. 18 May 2014. Retrieved 18 May 2014.

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